This shapefile is provided as a digital representation of the original paper geologic map: Geologic map of Cape Cod and the Islands, Massachusetts. See source contribution for detailed citation.
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Use_Constraints:Public domain data from the U.S. Government are freely redistributable with proper metadata and source attribution. Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information. Please cite the source map as: Geologic Map of Cape Cod and the Islands, Massachusetts, 1986, Robert N. Oldale, Roger A. Barlow: Miscellaneous Investigations Series, Map I-1763.
Although this data set has been used by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the USGS as to the accuracy of the data and/or related materials. The act of distribution shall not constitute any such warranty, and no responsibility is assumed by the USGS in the use of these data or related materials.
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